Nathan talks with Charles Ayars, a spiritual director who works with the Renovaré Institute, about the life and poetry of St. John of the Cross.Listen now >
From giggles to guffaws and from splitting one’s sides to being in stitches, there is nothing quite like a good laugh for all the right reasons to release us into self-forgetfulness and worshipful joy. Carolyn Arends explains today why laughter is serious business.
Few writers can capture the spirit of levity in a celebratory life with God as well as G.K. Chesterton. In this excerpt from his masterwork Orthodoxy, he muses on the tremendous force of what is soft and light, the capering feet of medieval art, writing jokes for Punch, and why angels can fly.
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“Fun ahead saith the Lord.”
Members of the Renovaré board and ministry team retreating together in Colorado.